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Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory

19 Conacher St | Bullocky Point, Darwin, Northern Territory 0801, Australia
+61 8 8999 8201
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The Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT) is the NT's premier cultural institution. Enjoy permanent exhibition highlights such as Cyclone Tracy, Natural History and Sweetheart, a famous croc as well as exciting temporary exhibitions. Enjoy a meal at the picturesque Cornucopia cafe overlooking the sea or purchase a book or gift at the Store at the Museum. Entry is free. MAGNT runs an engaging series of talks, public programs, workshops and school holiday programs. Check out the website for details
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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19 Conacher St | Bullocky Point, Darwin, Northern Territory 0801, Australia
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+61 8 8999 8201
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"cyclone tracy"
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"natural history"
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"sound booth"
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"cornucopia cafe"
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"free entry"
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"great cafe"
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"worth a visit"
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"ski club"
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"interesting exhibits"
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"on display"
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"northern territory"
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"air conditioned"
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"few hours"
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"great displays"
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"couple of hours"
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"hop on hop off bus"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the best museums / galleries we have seen in recent years. Up to date, and engaging exhibits. Well worth the admission price! (Free)

Thank Sandals246
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Reviewed yesterday

Well worth a visit, great informative displays & artworks. It's a must see if you are in Darwin. And a huge croc on display - watch out!!!

Thank Gleniano54
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a free event. It will take about two hours or less but worth it. Many things to see, talk about destruction of typhoon and rebuilding.

Thank David H
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Reviewed yesterday

Only a small museum but with a very interesting range of exhibits, from Sweetie the massive crocodile to the best selection of indigenous art I have seen.

Thank Moira P
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good afternoon at the museum. Was totally engrossed in the cyclone Tracey display. So well done. A couple of areas closed for new exhibitions. The ‘unruly years’ display was great too. All in all, worth a visit.

Thank Ouzo03
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Reviewed yesterday

Absolutely loved the indigenous art exhibition and cyclone Tracy displays, rich in culture and information. The 'Unruly Days' exhibition running at the moment is very interesting too. Well worth the visit!

Thank Marianne S
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The art gallery contained many outstanding displays all of which were well explained and visually pleasing. The museum had very interesting exhibits on the animals of the area and of the effects on Darwin of cyclone Tracey.

Thank Dette M
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the Gallery on our recent visit to Darwin and were pleasantly surprised by what we saw. The Cyclone Tracy exhibit was fascinating and the 2 current exhibitions really interesting. Well worth a visit while in Darwin.

Thank Max R
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Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the best museum I have ever seen, lots of variety in the exhibition with a contemporary feel. Definitely recommend it.

Thank Rebecca Q
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Blown away with the history, art and price. The extent of the history really is amazing especially the cyclone Tracy part

Thank dgdinternational
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I went on a weekend and it was 10am - 5pm
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